This humanitarian organization provides shoes to people who need them the most, and you can help. A new pair of shoes can have a big impact on the life of a person in need.
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (PRWEB) October 21, 2019
Caribe Resort is hosting its annual donation drive for Soles4Souls from November 1 to December 1. New or gently worn pairs of shoes can be dropped off at 28103 Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, AL.
“This humanitarian organization provides shoes to people who need them the most, and you can help,” said Daniel Honsvick, of Caribe Resort, which collected over 100 pairs of shoes for Soles4Souls during its previous drive. “A new pair of shoes can have a big impact on the life of a person in need.”
Soles4Souls is a nonprofit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing. Children every day are prevented from attending school and adults are unable to work as walking becomes unbearable, which perpetuates the cycle of poverty. To date, Soles4Souls has collected and distributed more than 30 million pairs of shoes to those in need in 127 countries around the world and all 50 states in the U.S.
“Businesses and individuals that host donation drives for Soles4Souls help us fulfill our mission by providing short-term relief and long-term solutions to global poverty,” said Buddy Teaster, Soles4Souls CEO. “Every single one of those pairs of shoes collected by our partners makes a difference in someone’s life.”
For more information about getting involved with Soles4Souls or to become an official drop-off location, visit https://soles4souls.org/get-involved/.
In addition to Soles4Souls, Caribe Resort is a proud supporter of the American Red Cross and Feeding America. Last year, they hosted a blood drive for the American Red Cross and a food drive for Feeding America.
About Caribe Resort
Caribe Resort specializes in vacation and condo rentals in Orange Beach. The resort was designed with families in mind, and features luxurious amenities such as a lazy river, pools, slides, saunas, hot tubs, tennis courts, and more. For more information, please call (888) 607-7020 or visit http://www.cariberesort.com.
Soles4Souls is a not-for-profit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing. The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith-based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributing those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and by provisioning qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. Based in Nashville, TN, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator.
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